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Shorty Small's

2037 S Meridian Ave, 2037 S Meridian Ave, 73108, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Oklahoma City, OK 73108-1721
+1 405-947-0779
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (97 reviews)
“catfish” (31 reviews)
“onion loaf” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Steakhouse, Barbecue, American, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
2037 S Meridian Ave, 2037 S Meridian Ave, 73108, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Oklahoma City, OK 73108-1721
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I have lived n OKC since 1960 and this place is NEVER on local's list!! Not quite sure who they got to rate them but not an OKC favorite by anyone local!! Their food & service are equal to a BAD fast food place!!More

Thank JEJ5776
ShortySmallsOKC, Owner at Shorty Small's, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi, We are so sorry to hear that Shorty's does not meet your expectations. We would like to understand more about your experience at Shorty Smalls. Could you please contact us at okc@shortsmalls.com? We would like to see how we can make it up to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My waitress was very helpful for meal selection. I had the rib combo and it was brought out in a platter. The portions where generous and the food had good flavor. I opted not to do the special which was $7 dollars burgers and I...More

Thank Kevin W
ShortySmallsOKC, Owner at Shorty Small's, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Kevin, Thank you for taking the time to review Shorty's and provide your feedback. We are glad to hear you enjoyed the food and had great service. We look forward to seeing you again soon. The Shorty's Team

Reviewed 1 week ago

I drove out to Shorty Small's one evening after work primed for ribs. I elected to avoid the wait and sit at the bar. I was very well cared for by Cody. I was disappointed to find that a group of 100 attending a seminar...More

Thank Bill B
ShortySmallsOKC, Owner at Shorty Small's, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Bill, Thanks for taking the time to review Shorty's. We are so glad to hear that Cody took good care of you and that you enjoyed the sausage and pulled pork. We do apologize that you weren't able to order the ribs. We hope...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was good. The BBQ was flavorful. The service was attentive and pleasant. I really didn't care for the fried mushrooms.

Thank LaDoona
ShortySmallsOKC, Owner at Shorty Small's, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, Thank you for taking the time to review Shorty's. We apologize the fried mushrooms didn't meet your expectations but we are glad to hear that you did enjoy the BBQ. We hope you stop back in and see us again soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate at Shorty's for dinner this evening, and lucky us, Tuesday night is "rib night" so we got $4 off on our order, Sadie's Size, which was plenty of food...half rack of ribs, fries, cole slaw, and baked beans...all very good. Would we eat...More

Thank Howard L
ShortySmallsOKC, Owner at Shorty Small's, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Howard, Thank you for visiting Shorty Smalls and taking the time to review us. We are so glad to hear you had a great experience and enjoyed your food! We hope you stop back in and visit us again soon. The Shorty's Team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food was ok. Standard applebys type quality. Service is fairly slow. Plenty of of options in the area that would be a better bet for something special

Thank dbar78
ShortySmallsOKC, Owner at Shorty Small's, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, Thanks for taking the time to provide feedback on your experience at our restaurant. We are sorry to hear that it did not meet your expectations. We certainly hope you will give us another try in the future. The Shorty's Team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good ol' down-home country food, portions big enough for a guy my size, and the folks there, thank heaven, are allowed to have a bit of personality in addition to being friendly, quick, and efficient. Made a regular nuisance of myself while I was in...More

Thank steeltoedboots
ShortySmallsOKC, Owner at Shorty Small's, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, Thank you for the wonderful review. We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your food and that your service was great. We look forward to welcoming you back again the next time you're in town! The Shorty's Team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a family dinner with the kids. My 13 year old son ordered the Sadie size ribs and all of it. The meat literally fall off the bone and he loved it. My daughter had the smoked sausage and I had the pulled pork....More

Thank hkay_h
ShortySmallsOKC, Owner at Shorty Small's, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, Thank you for taking the time to review Shorty's. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your food and had great service, but we do apologize your catfish was under cooked. We hope you stop in again soon to give us another shot....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Shorty Small's is a great place to eat. The atmosphere was great with all kinds of signs and BBQ decorations. The service was great and our waitress was very good at keeping our glasses full and our questions answered. To me, the best thing was...More

Thank JimDeuel
ShortySmallsOKC, Owner at Shorty Small's, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Jim, Thanks for stopping by Shorty's! We are happy to hear you had a great experience and that you enjoyed our BBQ ribs. We do hope you stop in again soon the next time you're in the area. The Shorty's Team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I hate ti say this but my husband and I just stopped for lunch at shorty's we love the food but oh the loud music is overwhelming , does not make for a pleasant experience will give them one more try and if it is...More

Thank mymimimart
ShortySmallsOKC, Owner at Shorty Small's, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi, Thanks for taking the time to provide feedback on your experience at our restaurant. We apologize for the loud music and certainly hope your experience will be better with us the next time you stop in. The Shorty's Team

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Q4907BOcatherinep
30 January 2017|
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Response from ShortySmallsOKC | Property representative |
Hi. we have a great kids menu. You can view our complete menu on our website. On Monday nights, kids eat FREE after 4 p.m.
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Christy W
16 September 2016|
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Response from John M | Reviewed this property |
$11.99 I do believe.
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Christy W
16 September 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$19
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2037 S Meridian Ave, 2037 S Meridian Ave, 73108, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Oklahoma City, OK 73108-1721
  • Location: United States  >  Oklahoma (OK)  >  Oklahoma City
  • Phone Number: +1 405-947-0779
  • E-mail
Description
We are now located in a new and improved location on Meridian. No longer located on Reno, just minutes from the State Fair Park and Brockton! Locally owned and managed for over 25 years!
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